Early aromas of stewed fruit and raisins are not entirely copied on the palate, where the tomato-leaf and red-plum flavors are livelier than expected but still not of the best grade. Slightly tannic and grabby, with some Bordeaux-like earthiness.
Vergara Wine Group
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Spanish and South American Editor
Reviews wines from Argentina, Chile and Spain.
Michael Schachner is a New York-based journalist specializing in wine, food and travel. His articles appear regularly in Wine Enthusiast,
where he is a longstanding contributing editor responsible for South America and Spain. Schachner reviews more than 2,000 wines annually for WE
and regularly travels to Chile, Argentina and Spain to keep abreast of the constantly changing global wine map.